American Red Cross Honoring Southwestern New York’s Hometown Heroes

American Red Cross Honoring Southwestern New York’s Hometown Heroes

Article Contributed by American Red Cross The American Red Cross will honor several people for extraordinary courage at its annual Hometown Heroes Breakfast, Sponsored by Cummins, Inc., Jamestown Engine Plant, on Wednesday, May 16 at 7:30 a.m. at Moon Brook Country Club, 2879 North Main Street Extension in Jamestown. The Hometown Heroes Breakfast celebrates the […]

JCC’s Summer Sessions Begin May 21

JCC’s Summer Sessions Begin May 21

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Day and evening courses as well as online learning opportunities are offered at Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses and North County Center May 21-July 2 and July 9-August 16. A complete listing of courses is available at www.sunyjcc.edu/summer. For more information, call JCC’s Jamestown Campus, 338.1000, […]

Relay For Life Event

Relay For Life Event

Article Contributed by American Cancer Society On June 9th, 2018, several hundred participants will join together at the annual Relay For Life of Southern Chautauqua County at Frewsberg to help the American Cancer Society attack cancer from every angle. The event starts at Noon. Local volunteer, Bonnie Pfleuger, passionately educates her local neighborhood about the […]

Audubon Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk at Bentley Preserve

Audubon Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk at Bentley Preserve

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Continuing a long-standing tradition, on Sunday afternoon, May 13, naturalist Jack Gulvin will lead the Audubon Community Nature Center’s annual Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk at the Bentley Preserve now owned and operated by the Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy. Starting at 2 p.m. at the entrance to Bentley Preserve just north […]

Jamestown Kiwanis Club Flower Sale

Jamestown Kiwanis Club Flower Sale

Article Contributed by Jamestown Kiwanis Club The Jamestown Kiwanis Club will hold its annual Flower Sale on Saturday May 19, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Community Bank/Big Lots parking lot behind the Salvation Army on South Main Street in Jamestown. There are several colors of geraniums available, as well as mixed […]

RTPI to Offer Guided Gallery Tour of “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy”

RTPI to Offer Guided Gallery Tour of  “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy”

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute The Roger Tory Peterson Institute is excited to present our newest exhibition, “Roger Tory Peterson: The Life, The Work, The Legacy” from now until August 5, 2018. Peterson’s contributions, beginning with his pioneering field guides, have educated generations about nature worldwide; the knowledge and passion that he shared […]

Art In The Wilds Readies Twelfth Annual Show

Art In The Wilds Readies Twelfth Annual Show

Article Contributed by Arts in the Wild Final preparations are well underway for Kane’s twelfth annual Art in the Wilds art show, the highlight of Kane’s annual Reunion Weekend, June 23-24. According to Marilyn Blackmore, show director, forty artists have been invited to participate in this year’s show. “We had a record number of artists […]

Fredonia to screen documentary that explores suicide, offers help to heal

Fredonia to screen documentary that explores suicide, offers help to heal

Article Contributed by State University of New York at Fredonia A screening of “Suicide: The Ripple Effect,” a documentary that focuses on the devastating effects of suicide and tremendous positive ripple effects of advocacy, inspiration and hope that are helping millions to heal and stay alive, will be held at the State University of New […]

Request for Veterans participation in Memorial Day Parade

Article Contributed by United Veterans Council of Jamestown The United Veterans Council of Jamestown Adjutant, Jacob Grimm, announced that they are trying to find all current and former Jamestown area residents that served in the United States Armed Forces. They are inviting all active duty service members and veterans to take part in Jamestown’s 2018 […]